The law gives the same rights to registered partners as to married spouses except for adoption. Deaths. February 18 – Barbara Gittings, 75, U.S. gay rights activist; March 14 – Ryan Skipper, 25, U.S. victim of an anti-gay hate crime; May 15 – Yolanda King, U.S. civil rights and gay rights activist. Jun 26, 2017 · Ana Brnabic, a 41-year-old lesbian, has been nominated as prime minister of Serbia.CreditCreditDarko Vojinovic/Associated Press Serbia hardly has a progressive track record on gay rights. So when Author: The Editorial Board.
Jul 02, 2019 · Why Gay Rights Is a Republican Value. women’s rights groups, was the chairman of the Republican National Committee from 2005 to 2007.Author: Kenneth B. Mehlman. Aug 10, 2007 · Dems in the Gay Rights Spotlight. 2007 1:49 pm August 10, 2007 1:49 pm. Last night’s forum for the Democratic candidates sponsored by the gay-rights group Human Rights Campaign wasn’t a debate at all — the candidates appeared one at a time and the panel of questioners.
Nov 09, 2007 · Many gay rights supporters believed it was important to take the victory that was achievable, and vowed to come back another day to fight for the transgendered. “History teaches us that progress on civil rights is never easy,” Speaker Nancy Pelosi said, expressing regret about the exclusion but nevertheless urging an “aye” vote. Rights affecting lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people vary greatly by country or jurisdiction — encompassing everything from the legal recognition of same Caused by: Homophobia and transphobia.